Understanding The Greasiness of Sunblock

By now you know that SunCare is an important part of your everyday life. There was a time when it seemed as if it was important for beach days and days where you were going to be exposed to the sun for long periods of time. Now you understand that the sun can be dangerous to you no matter how long you are exposed to it. When it comes to sunblock though, people still have stigma’s about it. The biggest reason ...

The Origins of Sunscreen

If you have been watching the television, on the Internet, or talking with your physician you know just how important SunCare is. There is a massive movement to educate men and women of all ages about the dangers of being out in the sun without the proper protection. With all that is known about skin cancer, and the effects the sun can have on the aging process, there is an effort to make sure that people are taking care...

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Sunblock

Human beings are naturally attracted to the sun. Maybe it’s because our ancestors worshipped the glowing disc in the sky. Maybe it’s because we use its rays to make Vitamin D. Or maybe it’s just because the warm sun feels so wonderful on our skin. But too much sun is a dangerous thing, and exposure to UV radiation can cause sun damage or cancer. But how much do you really know about the sunscreen...

Don’t Believe The Phony SunCare Information

Living in the information age means interpreting information as much as it does gathering it. There are so many different sources online and on television about health issues, such as SunCare, that it’s hard to know if what you are hearing is the right information. So who do you believe when it comes to SunCare and how and when to apply sunblock? The most important thing when gathering information is to look at the...

Skin Cancer Doesn’t Have to be Taboo

There are few words in the English language that people shy away from more than “skin cancer.” It’s not a made-up word, and to say the words doesn’t do any harm to anyone, but it’s a word that people avoid at all cost. So why shy away from a word that has such a powerful meaning? Skin cancer is a term for cancerous cells on the skin. Just like lung cancer is cancerous cells or tumors on the...

The Struggle With Kids And SunCare

Each and every day society learns more about just how harmful the sun’s UV rays can be on skin and your overall health. The sun increases the risk of skin cancer, and exposure can cause your skin to age beyond its years. Even being out in the sun for 5 to 10 minutes a day or having the window open during your drive to work can cause problems. While most people know that SunCare is important, applying sunscreen...

The Mistake of Playing Sports in the Sun

Many guys lead active lifestyles. Regardless of where they are in their life (wife, kids, stressful job), many guys like to be active. The health benefits to being active are amazing, and it’s something everyone is encouraged to do. However, being active doesn’t always mean being safe. Sure, there are sports where the athletic equipment is designed to keep guys from hurting themselves. There are batting...

Sunscreen Just for Summer? Think Again!

The winter isn’t the best time to break out the board shorts and bikinis and head to the beach for a day of fun in the sun. Even in a subtropical climate such as South Florida, the temperatures can dip during the winter months, and people trade in their halter tops for light jackets. But don’t let the early evenings and the brisk mornings fool you: the sun is out. You can never be too careful when protecting yourself...